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Justice studies is an innovative social science program examining current social justice issues, such as human rights, domestic violence and immigration, against a backdrop of legal systems, law and culture. The BA program in justice studies equips students with a dynamic knowledge of the world's justice systems and gives them the skills to create meaningful, real-world change.
Justice Studies (BA)
Liberal Arts & Sciences, College of
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ASU has many financial aid options. Almost everyone, regardless of income, can qualify for some form of financial aid. In fact, more than 70 percent of all ASU students receive some form of financial assistance every year.
Many graduates go on to law school, graduate school or other professional degree programs. Students emerge from this program with knowledge and skills designed to bring social justice concerns to their professional careers. Our graduates work in a variety of fields, including:
Students who complete this degree program may be prepared for the following careers. Advanced degrees or certifications may be required for academic or clinical positions. Career examples include but are not limited to:
|Police and Sheriff's Patrol Officers||7%||$61,050|
|First-Line Supervisors of Correctional Officers||-7.8%||$62,500|
|Criminal Investigators and Special Agents||4.5%||$79,970|
|Criminal Justice and Law Enforcement Teachers, Postsecondary||12.5%||$60,400|
|Immigration and Customs Inspectors||4.5%||$79,970|
|Police Identification and Records Officers||4.5%||$79,970|
|Fraud Examiners, Investigators and Analysts||9.6%||$69,520|
|Human Resources Managers||9.1%||$110,120|
|Investment Fund Managers||8%||$105,610|
|Judges, Magistrate Judges, and Magistrates||5.6%||$133,840|
|Labor Relations Specialists||-7.7%||$63,200|
|Law Teachers, Postsecondary||12.3%||$104,910|
|Arbitrators, Mediators, and Conciliators||10.4%||$60,670|
|First-Line Supervisors of Police and Detectives||6.6%||$87,910|
|Political Science Teachers, Postsecondary||10.6%||$81,430|
|Private Detectives and Investigators||10.6%||$50,700|
|Regulatory Affairs Managers||8%||$105,610|
|Risk Management Specialists||9.6%||$69,520|
|Social and Community Service Managers||18%||$64,100|
|Loss Prevention Managers||8%||$105,610|
* Data obtained from the Occupational Information Network (O*NET) under sponsorship of the U.S. Department of Labor/Employment and Training Administration (USDOL/ETA).